Clinton Foundation Haiti Fund Gathers USD13M

    Two months since the deadly earthquake in Haiti, the Clinton Foundation Haiti Fund has collected more than USD13 million in donations from more than 100,000 individuals, according to a fact sheet released by the foundation. Of the sum, USD3 million has been given to a dozen organizations working on the ground in Haiti. These include Acted, CARE, Concern Worldwide USA, the International Organization for Migration, the International Rescue Committee, Médecins du Monde, Médecins sans Frontières, Oxfam, Partners in Health, Save the Children USA, UNICEF, and the World Food Program.

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